Badgers retreat is set in 26 acres of grounds and is located between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors. This "platinum" lodge has sleeping accommodations for up to 6 people meaning you can entertain the whole family in comfort and style.
The sumptuous living area has plenty of seating with a feature fireplace so you can stay warm and cosy. The living room has a large flat screen TV with freeview and built in DVD for kicking back after an eventful day. For those of you young at heart the lodge is equipped with a Nintendo Wii, PS3 and a selection of games/movies.
The modern kitchen features LED plinth, under unit lighting and all the appliances you need to cook the perfect meal. To make cleanup easier there is also a built-in dishwasher and washer dryer. The bedrooms are simple and stylish with plenty of storage space.
The family bathroom boasts a bathtub with shower and screen for the relaxing holiday you deserve. The connected en-suite provides another toilet.
The dining area includes a 6 seater table with plenty of room for family and friends to enjoy a meal together.
A large sliding patio door gives you direct access to your own decking so you can truly connect with the outdoors on your holiday. Here you can kick back and enjoy your favourite tipple on the decked patio. The decking is fully lit, on warmer nights you could continue to enjoy the outside space after dark.
Finally you could enjoy some time in your private 2/3 seater hot tub with your loved one for that special time away.
Badgers Retreat, as the name suggests, is full of wildlife, not nightlife, and is the reason that so many people have chosen to holiday here. The park has a wide array of nature’s finest including badgers, deer, rabbits, and a whole host of bird life too. There is also plenty of space for yourself and your children to play in safety.
From the heather clad moorlands to the spectacular Swale and Wharf Rivers, natural beauty is all around giving you a sense of well-being and serenity. The region offers impressive landscapes which can easily be explored on foot or by bike.
A wide array of castles, historic houses and quaint towns and villages ensure you will never run out of things to discover. The nearby market town of Richmond is home to a Norman Castle, Abbey Ruins and some wonderful specialty shops and charming country pubs. Here you can also discover the most complete Georgian Playhouse (The Georgian Theatre Royal) in the UK and learn more about lead mining with a visit to the fascinating Richmondshire Museum. A farmers market is held in the marketplace on the 3rd Saturday of the month. For further information on things to do in the area go to www.richmond.org
Other nearby market towns worth a visit include Leyburn and Bedale, where you can view important historic buildings and impressive churches. Real ale lovers should head for the Black Sheep Brewery at Masham where you can experience how the ale is made and sample some of the end produce.
There is also something for those who like to be by the sea, as just across the moors you’ll find some of the most spectacular coastlines the country has to offer, including the much-loved maritime town of Whitby, famous for its associations with Dracula and Captain Cook and more recently host to 2 episodes of The Grand Tour.
Head a little further South and you will discover the world famous Scarborough: as Britain’s first holiday resort, Scarborough offers everything from superb beaches to historic gems.
Should you want to catch a movie, there is an excellent Empire cinema located a short way away by car or cab in Caterrick on the Princess Gate shopping and leisure park. Empire Cinemas Catterick
If out and about around the Catterick area and you feel like dining out try out Asha the Indian restaurant. If pub food is more your fancy try out the Bay Horse or the Hildyard Arms. For cracking fish and chips you could try Catterick Village Fisheries. Check them all out on Trip Advisor.
Change over days are Monday/Friday dependant on the break you book. There is a little flexibility in the booking system but not much, if you want something custom please contact us on the contact us page.
|Address: Badgers Retreat, Tunstall, Richmond DL10 7RF, UK|
|Zip/Postal Code: DL10 7RF|
|Latitude/Longitude: 54.35754859999999 / -1.6939420999999584|